1. Cardinals Wrap Up Long Road Trip with a Happy Flight out of San Francisco

    What a difference a day can make. On Wednesday morning, the Cardinals woke up having a miserable road trip. By Thursday evening, they were happy flighting it home to St. Louis...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 6 days ago 96 reads 0 comments

  2. In 1979, One Vote Capped the Careers of Keith Hernandez and Willie Stargell

    Well, I goofed—the previous 11 articles belong to a 12 -part series. (Hours upon hours of preparation, only to miscount…) Thus, this is the final part of my series examining the vagaries of awards voting...

    Randy S. Robbins Written by Randy S. Robbins about 6 days ago 349 reads 0 comments

  3. Joe Kelly Will Make at Least One More Rehab Start Before Rejoining the Cardinals

    Joe Kelly tossed four shutout innings in a minor-league rehab start Tuesday at Triple-A, but Rick Hummel of the St. Louis Post Dispatch reports that the Cardinals aren't quite ready to activate him from the disabled list...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 days ago 186 reads 0 comments

  4. Three Players That Can Help the Cardinals Offense

    Two weeks ago I would have told you that the Cardinals had finally found their footing after going 8-1 in their last nine games and climbing to within 3.5 games of the Brewers ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  5. Bird Bytes: Is Peralta a Disappointment?

    Good afternoon. Our friend Jon Heyman of CBS Sports wrote a piece reviewing the free-agent signings from last winter. He had a long list of the best signings, and then followed with the "The Disappointing Five...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 days ago 607 reads 0 comments

  6. Bernie: Mozeliak's Increasingly Difficult Predicament

    As much as I'd like to believe that Cardinals GM John Mozeliak can simply wave a magic wand and solve the expanding list of issues confronting his team, it isn't going to happen.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 days ago 781 reads 0 comments

  7. Boosted Birds Still Struggling to Score

    SAN FRANCISCO _ Adam Wainwright thrives on showing a different look nearly every time he faces a hitter or a team, whether it be a complete windup, a windup from the belt or a hesitation windup a la the Japanese pitchers...

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  8. Should the St. Louis Cardinals Bench or Trade Allen Craig?

    The biggest question surrounding the St. Louis Cardinals is not as much the promotion of Oscar Taveras in as much as what happens with Allen Craig.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 days ago 3 reads 0 comments

  9. Reasons to Worry About Cards

    Baseball is a long season. A 162-game journey that seems to be headed in one direction, only to veer off onto a new path. There are too many influential factors to mention. The ups, downs, slumps, hot streaks, injuries and fluctuations of confidence...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 days ago 449 reads 0 comments

  10. Cardinals Are Bad and Boring Again

    SAN FRANCISCO • A day off for the Cardinals failed to reverse their recent downturn. For the third consecutive game they were both bad and boring Tuesday night as they fell to Tim Lincecum and the San Francisco Giants 5-0...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  11. Taveras: 'I'm Ready to Stay Here'

    SAN FRANCISCO • Center fielder Peter Bourjos is one of the several Cardinals whose playing time probably will be lessened by the recall of outfielder Oscar Taveras. Taveras hit ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 days ago 188 reads 0 comments

  12. Ranking St. Louis Cardinals' Best All-Star Game Candidates

    When it comes to the Midsummer Classic, the St. Louis Cardinals always represent the Gateway City in style...

    Tyler Poslosky Written by Tyler Poslosky about 8 days ago 1,738 reads 7 comments

  13. The St. Louis Cardinals Should Bench Allen Craig and Play Oscar Taveras

    The Cardinals announced on Monday that the club will option reliever Jorge Rondon to Triple-A Memphis and recall top outfield prospect Oscar Taveras to take the spot on the St. Louis 25-man roster left vacant by the righthander's demotion...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 9 days ago 7 reads 0 comments

  14. Preview: Cardinals at San Francisco

    SCOUTING REPORT: The Cardinals had something of a lost weekend in Los Angeles, dropping three out of four. But for the Giants it was even worse...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 9 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  15. Cards Starters Feel Pressure to Go Deeper into Games

    LOS ANGELES • When Cardinals starter Lance Lynn considered how to answer his manager's question on the mound Saturday in the second inning at Dodger Stadium, there was more to ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 9 days ago 56 reads 0 comments

  16. St. Louis Cardinals Trade Rumors: Latest Updates, News and Reaction

    Although the Milwaukee Brewers have controlled the National League Central for much of the 2014 MLB season to this point, the St. Louis Cardinals are still within striking distance...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 9 days ago 16,559 reads 22 comments

  17. 3 St. Louis Cardinals Prospects Who Should Be Called Up in the 2nd Half

    The second half of the regular season is underway, and the St. Louis Cardinals (44-39) are pressing to find an identity...

    Tyler Poslosky Written by Tyler Poslosky about 10 days ago 1,554 reads 1 comments

  18. Cardinals Bring Back Taveras

    LOS ANGELES • Looking for a jolt to an offense that has been frustrated most of the season, the Cardinals are sending a message, making a move and delivering a promise all in one transaction this afternoon...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 10 days ago 3,148 reads 0 comments

  19. Cards Will Recall Top Prospect Oscar Taveras

    The @ Cardinals option RHP Jorge Rondon to Triple-A Memphis; will recall OF Oscar Taveras from Memphis on Tuesday...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 10 days ago 89 reads 0 comments

  20. Cards Ponder Options for Lifeless Lineup

    LOS ANGELES • What the Cardinals first saw as a four-game series between two playoff-worthy contenders and rich with autumnal intensity turned wickedly and irrefutably against ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 10 days ago 616 reads 0 comments

  21. Don't Trade Taveras

    1. I'd be shocked if Cardinals GM John Mozeliak traded his top prospect, outfielder Oscar Taveras. As Ken Rosenthal (Fox Sports) wrote this week, a franchise starved for runs during ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 10 days ago 185 reads 0 comments

  22. McGwire Sees Reason for Cards' Offensive Decline

    LOS ANGELES • During the Los Angeles' Dodgers recent visit to Kansas City , Yasiel Puig tagged a line drive toward the right-field corner, and in the dugout hitting coach Mark McGwire thought it was a surefire triple...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 10 days ago 649 reads 0 comments

  23. Cards Notebook: Rondon Finally Makes Debut

    LOS ANGELES • To replenish a bullpen taxed by covering short starts twice already in the four-game series, the Cardinals recalled righty Jorge Rondon from Class AAA Memphis for Sunday's game...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 10 days ago 124 reads 0 comments

  24. Game Log: Dodgers Wallop Cards 6-0 in Series Finale

    Saturday rolled into Sunday in the offensive department as the Dodgers broke out into a six run lead within two innings...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 10 days ago 72 reads 0 comments

  25. Cardinals at Dodgers 6/28 Recap: UGH

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 11 days ago 50 reads 0 comments